Best Mosquito Repellent – Make it At Home!

Living in Southwest Florida, stinging insects like mosquitoes and no-see-ums are a VERY real problem, especially if you spend a lot of time outdoors like we do. Although the local county sprays for these pests on a regular basis, people who are just a bit sweeter than...

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Essential Oils for Common Ailments

For those just getting their feet wet with essential oils, there is a whole lot to learn. The following post includes a few suggestions you can use to get you started when it comes to treating common problems and ailments. Aromatherapy is the use of essential plant...

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Ease winter blues with this room spray

When you look at the weather forecast, it’s no secret that winter is in full swing. Down here in Florida, I have already started to forget about the woes of winter. But I definitely still clearly remember what it’s like to bundle up tightly in 5 layers of...

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What to do with old essential oils

Most of us that have essential oils around the home and use them for treating illness or for other therapeutic reasons know that you cannot use these oils forever. While essential oils don’t go rancid, they do start to break down, oxidize and deteriorate with...

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7 Aromatherapy Secrets Every Mother Should Know

When I first started dabbling in essential oils well over 10 years ago, I was on a mission to eliminate nasty products around my home that were chock full of chemicals and an alternative way to clean caulk build ups and my kitchen floor. That’s when I started to...

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Best cough suppressant {kid-friendly}

This last cold season was a rough one for us. I don’t know if it was all the new germs we were being introduced to in a new city or it was particularly bad for everyone since the winter just seemed to drag on and on…but we had seemed to be more than our...

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